More than three million low-income families risk missing out on the economic recovery even if wages start to keep pace with inflation, according to an analysis for The Independent.
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Saturday 03 June 2006
Thursday 01 June 2006
Jim Bolger has been so taken aback by the progress made by Galatee this spring that her owners forked out £20,000 to supplement her to the Vodafone Oaks at Epsom tomorrow. Yesterday the unbeaten filly gave him a rather less pleasant surprise.
Saturday 27 May 2006
France extended a proud record at the beautiful Piazza di Siena arena in Rome yesterday, when they won the Samsung Super League Nations Cup, defeating the joint runners-up from Britain and the USA without their last rider needing to jump a second round.
Wednesday 17 May 2006
Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo's dreams of a third term in office appeared to be over after the Senate threw out amendments to the country's constitution that would have allowed him to run in next year's elections.
Friday 04 November 2005
Thursday 27 October 2005
Friday 14 October 2005
Sunday 25 September 2005
Sunday 07 August 2005
Sunday 07 August 2005
Wednesday 27 July 2005
Monday 18 July 2005
Monday 02 May 2005
Monday 04 April 2005
Monday 21 March 2005
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
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- 4 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 5 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27